Saturday 23 September 2017

Trump and Putin to speak today for first time since US strike against Syria

Vladimir Putin
Vladimir Putin
Independent.ie Newsdesk

US President Donald Trump is to speak by phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin today.

It is the first their first call since Russia denounced a US military strike against Syria last month.

The call will be their third since President Trump took office.

The first call was made a week after Trump took office, while the second was after a terror attack in St Petersburg.

Defiant: President Trump Photo: REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
Defiant: President Trump Photo: REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

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